Republic of North Macedonia

70th Anniversary of Deportation Commemorated in Skopje

On Monday, 11 March 2013, the Jewish community in Skopje marked the 70th anniversary of the deportation of 7,144 Jews. Governmental and Jewish community representatives laid flowers at the monument...

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Holocaust Memorial Centre opens in Skopje

A memorial center dedicated to Holocaust victims opened in Skopje yesterday.  The memorial is a multimedia center with photos, narratives, and video clips showing the life of the Jewish communities...

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Director for Global Jewish Security in Skopje

On 18 February, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Mr. Nikola Poposki, met the Director for Global Jewish Security at the World Jewish Congress, Mr. Omri...

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Commemoration of Treblinka Deportations

On 11March, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia commemorated 7,144 Jews who were deported to the extermination camp Treblinka in 1943. Numerous events and activities were carried out in...

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History of the Jews in the Balkans and digital story-telling

From 6 to 8 May, the fourth annual seminar “History of the Jews in the Balkans and digital story-telling” was organised by Centropa and held in the 'Holocaust Memorial Center of the Jews from...

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Commemoration of Treblinka Deportations

On 11March, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia commemorated 7,144 Jews who were deported to the extermination camp Treblinka in 1943. Numerous events and activities were carried out in...

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History of the Jews in the Balkans and digital story-telling

From 6 to 8 May, the fourth annual seminar “History of the Jews in the Balkans and digital story-telling” was organised by Centropa and held in the 'Holocaust Memorial Center of the Jews from...

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The Holocaust: Paradigm or Starting Point?

From 24 to 26 October 2016, the Holocaust Memorial Center for the Jews from Macedonia in Skopje, in cooperation with the Ministry of Education and Science and the Memorial de la Shoah from Paris,...

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DOCUMENTA - Center for Dealing with the Past

Documenta was initiated by several Croatian peace and human rights organizations in order to counter both public silence and falsification of history regarding war crimes in Yugoslavia and the post...

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Desbois, Father Patrick

Father Patrick Desbois is a Catholic priest and President of Yahad – In Unum. He also serves as director of the French Episcopal Committee for Relations with Judaism and is an advisor to the Vatican....

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